When Misused Buzzwords Attack

Association eLearning

Effective. Effective. Is not : Cheerful background music and flashy animations with sound effects and lots of pictures. Example : Someone goes to an eLearning vendor and asks for a course that’s interactive, immersive, innovative, effective, and fun. Interactive.

Enjoy May Snagit Stamps and Camtasia Studio Theme Sets!

TechSmith Camtasia

If you’ve been looking forward to our monthly release of new Snagit stamps, Camtasia Studio theme sets, and Camtasia Studio music tracks, you’re in luck. Camtasia Studio Music Tracks. Music helps set the mood of a video. Hooray for May!

All This Talk About Reading

Learning Rebels

These were the days before the interwebs, before twitter, YouTube, MySpace, and Facebook. Now that we are in the age of twitter, Facebook and YouTube, it’s easy to fall into the trap of sound bites and headlines. Consider this: You read the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.

10 Tips to Effectively Use Videos in eLearning

KZO Innovations

When it comes to eLearning, video can be a powerful tool – but in order to be effective, it needs to be utilized correctly. Here are ten tips on how to effectively use videos in eLearning. Videos are particularly effective when they can demonstrate the “how-to” or “how-to-not,” especially when the eLearning course revolves around customer service and sales. You can incorporate a video in your eLearning course in the beginning, the middle, or the end for a dramatic effect.

Twitter as Social Learning: Seven Ways to Facilitate the Exchange.

Dashe & Thomson

Where Facebook and LinkedIn serve mainly as social dashboards for our personal and professional networks, respectively, I see Twitter as a customized information portal. I live and breathe Minnesota sports and love golfing, boating, skiing, traveling, and attending live music.

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Learning with e's

Later, you were able to share your photographs, and other content such as music or video with your friends and family, and see the content they shared with you. Culture education FaceBook Flickr Friendster learning sharing slideshare social media YouTube

How To Edit Video- Normalize Audio Clips & Volume

TechSmith Camtasia

Have you ever watched a video where the music was so loud you couldn’t hear the voice over? Selecting The Right Music. Selecting the right music is often the toughest part of editing a video. Some people have soft voices that will not do well with overbearing musical scores.

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Tips for Adding Visuals to Your Social Media

TechSmith Camtasia

One of the most popular ways to use video, however, is on social media — especially Facebook. What logistical items should you keep in mind when posting a video on your company’s Facebook page? Background: Why use video on Facebook? For example, Facebook knows your U.S.

This is Your Brain on eLearning/Online Learning

TOPYX LMS

According to research, students who used ebooks that contained sound effects, music, audio narration, and images were able to retain and recite more information than those who were simply given traditional textbooks.” Leverage social platforms for eLearning – Do you feel like social platforms like Facebook and Instagram are the bane of your existence as a manager? One way to do this is to create a Facebook group for employees , or several groups if you have many employees.

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PowerPoint 2007: Converting Presentations to Movies

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I am frequently asked if it is possible to convert PowerPoint presentations into movies that can be shared on websites such as YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook. If you would like to add music or other audio, continue to the next step. by AJ George.

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Social Media Video: Why You Should Use It, Plus 3 Tips for Success

TechSmith Camtasia

One of the most popular ways to use video, however, is on social media — especially Facebook. What logistical items should you keep in mind when posting a video on your company’s Facebook page? Background: Why use video on Facebook? Video is HOT right now! Like, on fire.

Avoid These 5 Common Video Editing Mistakes

TechSmith Camtasia

Music, voice and your clips audio. Newbie editors often have their music track overpowering their other tracks. Make sure the music blends in with your voice talent, or sits just below the voice. Music Doesn’t Fit. Share your experiences with us on Facebook or Twitter.

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Avoid These Common Video Editing Mistakes

TechSmith Camtasia

Music, voice and your clips audio. Newbie editors often have their music track overpowering their other tracks. Make sure the music blends in with your voice talent, or sits just below the voice. Music Doesn’t Fit. Share your experiences with us on Facebook or Twitter.

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2008 Tools and Technologies Retro

Learning with e's

7 - Slideshare is a very simple, but most effective web service which enables you to load up your complete PowerPoint slide shows (or other files such as pdf files) direct to a webspace and then make them available to others.

How to Add Video Bumpers To Your Videos

TechSmith Camtasia

For example, if you are a marketing consultant, then you might have a bumper clip that introduces your name with graphics and music playing in the background. Should it have music? We’d love to talk with you on Facebook or Twitter — or in the comments section below!

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A Mobile Game World

Upside Learning

I have seen two major shifts, the first was when individuals carried the first basic portable media players and listened to music. Facebook adds to these numbers, another 901 million active users (in March, 2012), a lot of which play games through the social networking service.

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“How can I convince others about the value of social technologies in an organisation?”

Jane Hart

I usually say that a good way to start is to demonstrate the value of social media for you professionally – after all if you can’t show how you use it effectively for your own professional practice, how can you help others to understand the value of social technologies for them!

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Using Video in eLearning

ICS Learning

Video, when used properly, can be an extremely effective tool in actively engaging your target audience while supporting the learning process to the fullest potential. We have found that it is most effective when kept to 5-10 minutes for each clip. Video is a learning game changer.

What You Need to Know to Get the Best Audio

TechSmith Camtasia

No amount of set design, camera effects, or lighting tricks will help your finished video if your audio sounds like an old cassette tape. Diffusion is just another word for scattering; sending reflected waves in different directions has a smoothing effect. Selecting The Right Music.

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Congratulations ScreenChamps!

TechSmith Camtasia

Teach viewers how to recreate popular digital effects from their favorite movies, TV shows, and videogames. Quicktime 10 screen capture, Youtube, canon T2i, Rhode Shotgun Mic, After Effects CS5, and Final Cut Pro 7. I want to know how he did some of those effects!

Can Learnist Hold the Key to Enterprise Social Learning?

Dashe & Thomson

AR is beginning to permeate our lives through smart phone apps and viral videos from tech firms like Google, but existing uses are still a bit clunky and there is a ways to go before this technology has a real effect on everyday learners like you and me.

How to Add Captions or Subtitles to a Video

TechSmith Camtasia

We’ve all seen the bombardment of videos all over our computers and mobile devices, whether it’s on Facebook, Twitter, or YouTube. One of the most annoying things you can find in your Facebook feed is a video that autoplays with the sound on.

How to Make a YouTube Video: The Definitive Guide

TechSmith Camtasia

For a topic focusing on “video tutorial” I would want to focus on editing, video ideas, and background music as a good starting point. Whether it’s Twitter, a Facebook group, or a membership group, find like-minded people who will inspire you and help you out along the way.

7 Techniques to Capture Attention in eLearning

Integrated Learnings

5-- Incorporate high-quality multimedia : Ever attend a session that started with a 60-second multimedia presentation, complete with intriguing images and upbeat music? While I’m not suggesting that you work this specific music into your training, there’s a reason that many presentations include Jock Jams in their introductory piece. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. By Shelley A. Gable.

Repurpose Your Content: Make a Blog Video!

TechSmith Camtasia

For audio, you can use music, voice narration, or a combination of the two. For the blog videos we create, we use background music exclusively. Most video editing programs, like Camtasia , have music tracks available for you to use within the software.

Create a photo slideshow in PowerPoint

eLearningArt

I recently created a photo slideshow (using PowerPoint) of my dad’s life-sized chess set sculpture that’s at Facebook (Go Dad!). Below is what I learned, as well as some bonus lessons such as adding music, creating a custom title slide, saving the slideshow as YouTube video, and more.

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How Video Accessibility Improves UX and SEO

3Play Media

Online video has the profound ability to communicate a message quickly and to engage in effective storytelling simultaneously. Captions assume that the viewer is completely deaf and include all spoken content as well as non-speech elements, like music or sound effects.

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eLearning: The Solution to Make Compliance Training Great Again

Frooxl

In fact, online training can be more social – and more social can be more effective. It’s easy to be social when there’s music playing and drinks flowing. We have the ability to create effective, engaging games for employees that will pass on the information we’re trying to teach.

Give User Adoption the Respect it Deserves | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

According to a study done by the Sand Hill Group and Neochange, the most critical factor for software success and ROI is effective user adoption (70% listed it as #1). I live and breathe Minnesota sports and love golfing, boating, skiing, traveling, and attending live music.

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85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

More specifically, it allows you to share photos and videos that are accompanied with cool special movement effects and music accompaniment. Animoto’s photo presentation tool is synced with the rhythm of the music you have chosen while at the same time it informs you about the steps of the video editing process all the way to its completion. The only thing you have to do is to choose the best part of your video and your most beautiful images and add your favorite music.

10 Commandments for Mobile App Onboarding Content

Disprz

The advent of internet and smartphones has shrunk the size of what we consume, be it music or movies. Here are your Ten Commandments for an effective mobile Onboarding content. Say you found something cute on mobile: a video, an article, or a music track. Reading Time: 7 minutes.

How to Edit Videos in the Timeline

TechSmith Camtasia

Mike is a long-time video creator who has made thousands of videos (music, corporate videos, etc.) At this point, don’t worry about effects or other editing tasks (like transitions). 4) Once you’ve built out your video visually, you can add audio, like music.

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22 Powerful Tools to Create and Edit your Own Instructional Videos

learnWorlds

The Pro Recorder provides exciting editing effects such as drawing on a screen, scripted recordings, zooming, creating captions, sharing tools and many others. It has a simple interface with powerful editing, interaction features, animated backgrounds and special effects.

Learning from The King's Speech | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

This movie should be required viewing for anyone in the learning industry – it demonstrates all the ingredients for effective learning. Weber also points out how effectively additional techniques demonstrated in the movie – like music, movement, and humor – open the mind to learning.

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How to Add Captions or Subtitles to a Video

TechSmith Camtasia

You’ve added great music and cool graphics and callouts, and your narration is perfect. Imagine someone scrolling through their Facebook feed and coming upon a video. People who are deaf or hard of hearing rely on captions (or subtitles) to understand your video’s content.

4 Simple Tips to Create Irresistible Video-based E-learning

CommLab India

Do you know a whopping 100 million hours of video is watched per day on Facebook ? The statistic shows how effective videos can be in engaging viewers – even in this era where the attention spans of humans have become less than that of a goldfish.

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How employee training will change in 2019

TalentLMS

Just like shows or music, employees can access the “channel” or “playlist” of content that interests them most. Every minute, Facebook users share 2.5 It’s not difficult to see why adaptive learning is more effective than one-size-fits-all corporate training.